MCPS Severe Weather Notification Line  540-382-5102


PLEASE NOTE : This listserv is a service provided by Montgomery County Public Schools located in Virginia.

To sign up to receive e-mail or phone announcements about school delays, early releases, and closings please complete the following form:  

If you do not wish to receive a particular type of message (Phone or E-Mail) leave that corresponding field blank.

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All text messages will come from 67587. The day after you sign up, you will receive a text asking you to opt in to notifications from MCPS in Virginia. Reply with Y or yes to receive text messages from MCPS.

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To comply with wireless carrier requirements and protect against unsolicited text messages, you may receive an SMS message to the wireless number that the district has on file requesting that you opt in to receive important information from the district via SMS text message.

 The message you receive will be similar to the following:

“Please OPTIN to receive TXT alerts from <<Customer Name>>.Rply OPTIN 2 register, STOP 2 OPTOUT www.schoolmessenger.com/txt Msg&Data Rates May Apply”

 So that you can continue to receive these important messages from your student’s school district, we encourage you to reply with “OPTIN” when you receive such a verification message.

 To opt out of all text messages including the verification message, go to http://www.schoolmessenger.com/txtmsg/ or reply STOP to the opt-in message you receive.

 The school district does not pay for text message charges that may be incurred by the user. Check with your wireless carrier for possible charges.